|Frequently Asked Questions
|Q. What is Vacation Home Finders?
A. Vacation Home Finders (a division of Phoenix Realty) is a licensed
real estate company dedicated to educating and assisting its clients
and customers with all things related to vacation property. Vacation
Home Finders has dedicated professionals (including licensed real
estate agents and brokers, attorneys, and accountants) who are trained
to assist you with the purchase, sale, rental and management of all
types of vacation properties. Vacation Home Finders’ headquarters
(located in Chicago a few blocks from Wrigley Field) is quite literally
a library of materials and background information on the many types
of vacation properties available, hundreds of popular vacation destinations
in the Midwest and beyond, and all the background information (including
financing, tax and rental information) you will need to consider when
contemplating your vacation ownership and rental options!
Q. What Makes Vacation Home Finders Different From Other Real
A. Vacation Home Finders is different from other real estate companies
because it focuses exclusively on vacation properties. We are the
only real estate company that offers advice to vacation home buyers,
sellers and renters in a variety of locations throughout the Midwest
and the United States. Our goal is to educate our clients and customers
first about the many destinations and vacation options FIRST, and
then work on assisting them on developing an action plan to meet their
Q. Who Uses Vacation Home Finders?
A. Buyers, sellers, renters, owners looking to rent out their vacation
homes, and real estate professionals from hundreds of vacation destinations
looking to make contacts with serious buyers, sellers and renters.
Whether you have plans to purchase sell or rent immediately, or you
are just trying to consider options for the future, Vacation Home
Finders assists all types of individuals by educating and assisting
them in the subtle nuances and details of vacation home purchasing,
selling, management and rental.
Q. What If I Am Looking For a Referral for an Agent or Rental
Company in Another State?
A. Vacation Home Finders has established relationships with real estate
rental companies, real estate agents/brokers, vacation home lenders,
resort operators and vacation home service providers throughout the
Midwest and the United States! Our referrals are well-researched and
backgrounds are checked, and will eliminate much of the hassles and
uncertainties involved with trying to find “good” people
to work with when you are looking to buy, sell or rent a vacation
home. Best of all? Our referrals are provided at NO COST TO YOU!
Q. How Does Vacation Home Finders Select Its Partners and
A. Vacation Home Finders will only select agents, brokers, rental
companies, and service providers who are (1) consistently tops in
their respective areas in rentals and/or sales, (2) screened for Better
Business Bureau complaints, (3) screened for professional accreditations
and expertise, and (4) willing to dedicate themselves to educating
all Vacation Home Finders clients and customers as fully as possible.
Q. What Areas Does Vacation Home Finders Focus On?
A. Vacation Home Finders is based in Chicago, and has an office in
the New Buffalo area of Michigan. Although the company has particular
expertise in Illinois, Michigan, Indiana and Wisconsin, Vacation Home
Finders can assist you anywhere in the United States through our vast
network of vacation home contacts. And of course, our expertise in
the vacation home arena can be applied equally well wherever you are
contemplating renting, selling or buying.
Q. What If I Don’t See the Area I Am Interested In?
A. Contact us either by email, telephone or come visit us! We have
information on many locations and vacation properties not listed here
on the Vacation Home Finders web site.